Carl Icahn started his career as an activist investor back when it was more common to refer to him and other Gordon Gecko-types as corporate raiders. His 40-year career on Wall Street has been controversial but also spectacular as it created for him a fortune recently estimated at US$20 billion.
Given the state of the U.S., he felt compelled to speak out. The self-made billionaire earlier this week released a 15-minute video, titled Danger Ahead, which candidly shares his views of the corporate America, the stock market and the junk bond market. You can find the video below.